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[Gamespot] Ubi continues DRM maddnes

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Last night, the same Twitter account also confirmed that the PC version of Driver: San Francisco will require a constant Internet connection, even for single-player modes. That's something of an about-face for the publisher, which has gone back and forth on the controversial digital rights management tactic. Afterdenial-of-service attacks rendered Assassin's Creed II and Silent Hunter 5 unplayable for legitimate customers last year, Ubisoft relaxed its stand on the issue, removing the requirement from some titles and not including it at all with others.

...And this is why I don't buy new Ubisoft games

http://www.gamespot.com/news/6325698/driver-slips-to-september-6?tag=updates%3Beditor%3Ball%3Btitle%3B5

(Wow, it took three pages before someone pointed out my spelling error in the title... Sorry, I had to leave for somewhere rushed through the thread)
Edited by Accuracy158 - 7/27/11 at 3:28pm
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Lame. I'm sure they'll do the same for the new AC, which is double lame.
    
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and yet i still don't care. Assassins Creed Revelations will go on with or without that. If it doesn't affect gameplay then who cares?
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Why do thy keep insisting on it?
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I hope Far Cry 3 won't have this...
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Then i wont buy it....

I was gonna get this game, But now nope
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and yet i still don't care. Assassins Creed Revelations will go on with or without that. If it doesn't affect gameplay then who cares?

It does affect gameplay though. If your internet goes out, you will be unable to play.
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I thought they were doing away with this? headscratch.gif
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Its driver, it looks awesome, I have an iphone that constantly has service and tethering ability for backup. Not only that my cable never goes out, if it does it is only a split second. So of course, I'll be getting the game. No use in fighting it anymore, all the gaming companies are going to drill our buttholes anyway, might as well bite the virtual pillow and accept it.
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Its driver, it looks awesome, I have an iphone that constantly has service and tethering ability for backup. Not only that my cable never goes out, if it does it is only a split second. So of course, I'll be getting the game. No use in fighting it anymore, all the gaming companies are going to drill our buttholes anyway, might as well bite the virtual pillow and accept it.

Huh.

If some guy said "buy my game so I can drill your butthole," I'd probably just say no.

Takes all kinds, I suppose...
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